[erlang-questions] Erlang/OTP R14A has been released

Ulf Wiger <>
Thu Jun 17 14:23:50 CEST 2010


Vlad Dumitrescu wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 17, 2010 at 13:05, Ulf Wiger <> wrote:
>> Hans Bolinder wrote:
>>> Now it is possible to state an integer range as "1 .. 10" (with a
>>> space after '..'). Before R14A the second dot was scanned as a 'dot'
>>> token.
>> So now we could introduce [1 .. 10] as syntactic sugar for
>> lists:seq(1,10)?  :)
> 
> Then it won't take long until someone suggests to allow [3, 7, 8..12,
> 23, 123..155, 88] !

Not to mention [1 .. ] (an infinite list)   :)

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BR,
Ulf W
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